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How to Retire Early Investing & Retirement February 1, 2021
A lot of people dream of being able to stop working their 9-5 job and retire early. But what does…
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What Is Burial Insurance and Should I Buy It? Insurance July 8, 2020
Death and money are two things most people really don't want to talk about. But funerals cost money, and one…
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What Is an Index Fund and Why Should I Invest in One? Investing & Retirement July 1, 2020
If you're new to investing, you may have heard about index funds but maybe you're not exactly sure what they…
Capital One Bank offers 360 Performance Savings, Checking and CD accounts with no fees and no minimums.
5 Things to Know About Capital One Bank Online Banking June 30, 2020
Capital One Bank offers a full suite of banking products. It's mostly an online bank, but in select states, it…
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How to Lower Your Property Taxes in 4 Easy Steps Homes & Real Estate June 29, 2020
Wondering how to lower your property taxes? The property tax appeal process is easier than you may think! I've appealed…
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What Is a Reverse Mortgage and Is It Right for Me? Homes & Real Estate June 19, 2020
Reverse mortgages have long been marketed to older people who are “house rich and cash poor.” This kind of loan…
Haven Life offers a variety of term life insurance products where you shop entirely only and typically don't need a medical exam to get a policy.
Haven Life Insurance Agency Review: How It Works Life Insurance June 18, 2020
If you want the stability of a legacy insurance company and the user experience of a direct-to-consumer digital brand, Haven…
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5 Things to Know About Marcus by Goldman Sachs Online Banking June 16, 2020
If you're looking for an online bank that's simple to use, you may want to take a look at Marcus…
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10 Ways to Save on Prescription Drugs Health Insurance June 15, 2020
In an era of rising health care costs, we're all wondering how to save on prescription drugs. In this article,…
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5 Things to Know About FNBO Direct Online Banking June 9, 2020
FNBO Direct is an online bank that offers solid interest rates if you need a place to park some cash…
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New Report: The Best Used Cars to Buy in 2020 Cars June 3, 2020
CarGurus is out with its fourth annual Best Used Car Awards to help you pick a winner in a crowded…
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5 Things to Know About Schwab Bank Online Banking June 2, 2020
When you hear the name Charles Schwab, you probably think of investing. But did you know the discount brokerage also…
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Ask Clark: Should I Buy a Rental Car? Cars June 1, 2020
If you're looking for a deal on a used vehicle, you may be considering buying a rental car. It's quite…
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The Best Cheap Sunscreens for Your Money in 2020 Health May 29, 2020
Consumer Reports is out with its latest ranking of the best cheap sunscreens — proving once again that you don’t…
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Ladder Life Insurance: What to Know Before Getting a Quote Life Insurance May 26, 2020
If you're searching for a simple way to buy term life insurance online, you may want to give Ladder a…
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6 Things to Know About Refinancing Your Mortgage Mortgages May 21, 2020
Wondering whether you should refinance your mortgage, how to do it and when? We’ve put together answers to some of…
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3 Things to Know About Walmart MoneyCenter Money & Credit May 15, 2020
Walmart MoneyCenter offers a wide variety of financial services and products, and it's located where you probably already shop. In…
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Liability vs. Full Coverage: Which Auto Insurance Do You Need? Insurance May 8, 2020
If you're looking to save every penny you can on auto insurance, you may be thinking about dropping full coverage…
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Ethos Life Insurance: What to Know Before Getting a Quote Life Insurance May 6, 2020
Looking for a simple way to purchase term life insurance? Ethos offers life insurance with an easy online quote process.…
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How to Make the Most Money When You Sell Your Gift Cards Online Shopping & Retail April 28, 2020
Want to make the most money when you sell your gift cards? We put two leading online services that buy…
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Is a Cash-Out Refinance Right for You? Homes & Real Estate April 28, 2020
A cash-out refinance can open up an attractive pot of money to tap into when times get tough —  in…
Coverhound: 5 Things to Know Before Getting a Quote
Coverhound: 5 Things to Know Before Getting a Quote Insurance April 27, 2020
Most people understandably don't like shopping for insurance. But Coverhound makes it easy to quickly enter your info and get…
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SelectQuote Review: 5 Things to Know Before You Get a Quote Insurance April 22, 2020
SelectQuote is one of the oldest players in the sale of insurance direct to consumers. Established in 1985, this company…
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Ask Clark: What Will We Be Paying at the Pump Next? Cars April 21, 2020
COVID-19 has reshaped our economy in so many ways. You've already heard about — and maybe even personally been touched…
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Ask Clark: Should I Take Money From My 401(k) Right Now? Investing & Retirement April 20, 2020
The economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic is staggering. Millions of Americans have joined the ranks of the unemployed. As…
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Ask Clark: Does Collecting Unemployment Affect Social Security in the Long Run? Investing & Retirement April 17, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has forced millions onto the unemployment rolls almost overnight. Naturally, many of those people are wondering what…
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Forbearance vs. Deferment: What’s the Difference? Loans April 17, 2020
If you're a homeowner or have a student loan in your name, there's a good chance that your lender has…
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7 Major Expenses in Retirement (and How to Reduce Them!) Investing & Retirement April 16, 2020
Many people spend their working years trying to save enough for retirement. But how can you predict what your spending…
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Ask Clark: Should I Be Buying Savings Bonds Right Now? Investing & Retirement April 13, 2020
At a time when there's a lot of instability in the stock market, people are looking for a safe haven.…
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New Mandate Could Mean the End of Spoofed Robocalls by Next Year Phones & Mobile Devices April 6, 2020
Robocalls could be a thing of the past by next summer thanks to a new mandate from the Federal Communications…